October 22, 2021

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USF Sa Ri One Korean Food To-Go + Crist Attacks School Mask Ban

Good morning, Tampa! Here’s everything you need to know to get this Sunday started off right.

First, today’s weather: Humid and overcast throughout the day. High: 88 Low: 77.


Here are the top stories today in Tampa:

1. U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist, a 2022 gubernatorial candidate, is urging federal officials to intervene in the state’s ban on school mask mandates, citing the Americans with Disabilities Act. (Florida Politics)

2. Sa Ri One Korean restaurant has opened a fast-casual style deli version of its popular restaurant concept in the University area. They actually opened one in Temple Terrace a few years back but it didn’t last long. (Creative Loafing Tampa)

3. Florida insurance premiums could rise when new FEMA flood maps are adopted. The last update to the map was in 2009. Some property owners will see increases in their premiums (about 1%) while about 3% of property owners will have their flooding potential lowered. (Tampa Patch)

4. Changes are coming to TSA boarding. Travelers will be able to keep boarding passes in their bags. Around 30,000 travelers pass through the Tampa International Airport every day. (WTSP)

5. Florida added 151,415 coronavirus cases and 1,071 deaths in the past week from August 6th to August 12th. The total number of cases since the pandemic started in Florida is 2,877,214 and the death count has reached 40,766. (Tampa Bay Times)


Today in Tampa

  • SUP Launch Party – Bryan Glazer Family JCC. (all day)
  • Ice Cream 5K to Benefit Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital. (8:00 AM)
  • SUNDAY FUNDAY Two Big Red Bus, Free Yoga & Live Music Event. (9:00 AM)
  • stART With…Premiere! – Tampa Museum of Art. (9:00 AM)
  • Yoga in the Park at Julian B Lane Riverfront Park. (10:30 AM)
  • Wu-Tang And Biscuits. (11:00 AM)
  • Sunday Brunch @ Yeoman’s. (11:00 AM)
  • La Lucha at Ella’s Americana Folk Art Cafe. (3:00 PM)
  • Tampa Theatre’s Summer Classics Series. (3:00 PM)
  • Live Music w/ Tyler Costanzo at Grassroots Kava House. (5:00 PM)

Tampa Patch Notebook

  • Tampa Bay Times: “Two children are among the dead. A total of 10 kids under the age of 16 have died of the coronavirus in Florida, acco…” (Facebook)
  • Tampa Bay Times: “Emails show Gov. DeSantis isn’t just in high demand on Fox News, his appearances are carefully crafted with guidance …” (Facebook)
  • Tampa Bay Times: “The teen girl was in the back area of TradeWinds Island Grand Resort on Gulf Boulevard when she was struck shortly be…” (Facebook)
  • Tampa Bay Times: “Florida reports 151,415 coronavirus cases over a 7-day period, and 32,842 of those were discovered in Tampa Bay.” (Facebook)
  • Tampa Bay Times: “The Rays keep winning and Tampa Bay keeps yawning. Once again, the Rays have one of the best records in baseball and …” (Facebook)
  • Tampa Bay Times: “Tampa Bay hospitals are filling up with COVID-19 patients. Ambulances are being diverted and patients wait hours to g…” (Facebook)
  • Tampa Bay Times: “An accounting manager that handled finances for USF physicians among others pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $1…” (Facebook)
  • Tampa Bay Times: “U.S. Education Secretary Miguel Cardona has sent letters to Florida officials and superintendents saying he’s “deeply…” (Facebook)
  • Tampa Bay Times: “The rare disease, which can cause body parts to become inflamed, can occur weeks after COVID-19.” (Facebook)
  • Tampa Bay Times: “More than 150 evangelical leaders and community advocates in Florida have sent a letter to Republican senators Marco …” (Facebook)
  • Tampa Bay Times: “Not only can you save $50 on half-priced tickets to Legoland in August, but $10 of every ticket will go to the Red Cr…” (Facebook)
  • Tampa Bay Times: “The moderates’ demands were the latest challenge Biden and Democratic leaders will have to manage.” (Facebook)
  • Tampa Bay Times: “The suspect was apprehended near a retention pond a few streets over from where the body was found, according to police.” (Facebook)
  • Tampa Bay Times: “Steven Jordan, 31, of Seminole, tweeted 186 times within a three-hour period on Sunday — just after he created a Twit…” (Facebook)
  • Tampa Bay Times: “Update: Fred fell apart but could restrengthen back to a tropical storm before arriving at Florida’s panhandle.” (Facebook)
  • Tampa Bay Times: “The engines were engulfed in flames, the man said, and he and another man aboard the boat had used all available fire…” (Facebook)
  • Tampa Bay Times: “A 31-year-old Seffner man dies after crashing into the back of a tractor-trailer on Interstate 4.” (Facebook)
  • Tampa Bay Times: “Anna Elise Potter is facing charges including first-degree commercial burglary and dealing in stolen property.” (Facebook)
  • Tampa Bay Times: “Fred’s forecast shifted farther from Tampa Bay, but another storm formed in the Atlantic Ocean could affect Florida l…” (Facebook)
  • Tampa Bay Times: “Hillsborough’s tourism market beats the 2019 record performance.” (Facebook)
  • Tampa Bay Times: “Bobby the swimmer, meet Bobby the seahorse. The Clearwater Marine Aquarium named the rescued seahorse after the two-t…” (Facebook)
  • Tampa Bay Times: “”This is climate change,” said Pennsylvania State University climate scientist Michael Mann. “It is an exclamation ma…” (Facebook)
  • Tampa Bay Times: “A 7.2 magnitude earthquake strikes off the coast of Haiti, with the epicenter 7.5 miles northeast of Saint-Louis du Sud” (Facebook)

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Carlos Hernandez

About me: Hello my name is Carlos Hernandez and I am a food writer with over 10 years of experience in the industry. I write the food blog Carlos Eats (http://www.carloseats.com) and also contribute to several newspapers and magazines with food-related blogs and articles.

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